Like a lot of children’s characters, SuperTed was initially created by Young for his child before he realized he had something he could potentially turn into a children’s book. Spottyman- SuperTed's bumbling companion, a yellow man covered in green spots, from planet Spot This SuperTed public information film was first broadcast on BBC on 26 March 1986 and was later rebroadcast and edited as a short commercial. Search for A Musical For Children Sell Vinyl. i am updating everyday so please be patient. "SuperTed and the Magic Word – Episode 2". SuperTed and Spotty head off to the rescue.  In 1982, S4C enquired about making SuperTed into animations, but Young decided to create Siriol Productions to produce the series himself. Texas Pete, Bulk, and Skeleton disguise themselves as Father Christmas and rob children of their presents on Christmas Eve. However, luckily, Bulk has forgotten the magic word... making Texas Pete cry after spending all the trouble of organising the plot. A girl called Judy has had her long horn cattle stolen. Fun Song Factory is a UK VHS release by Tempo Pre-School on 6th February 1995, and 17th March 1997 and it got re-released by Universal on 18th March 2002. And so is your puppy friend. SuperTed is called to the Pennines to rescue two geologists who are trapped in a cave, but soon finds himself in an awful dilemma when Spotty Man disappears and he has to choose to save his friend or the geologists first. Bulk now wears the suit of SuperTed and is able to fly like a bear. Brownish Gold Teddy Bear with brown eyesRed Superman like costume with yellow rocket boots (After saying his special magic word) However, this time he will be 'politically correct'. This series consisted of 12 episodes as listed below. lyricist: Robin Lyons (TV producer and writer) composer: Christopher Stuart Mike Townend: Recordings. Addeddate 2019-02-06 23:03:40 External_metadata_update 2019-03-30T22:50:30Z Identifier tvtunes_13333 Scanner Internet Archive Python library 1.8.1 Source Like a lot of children’s characters, SuperTed was initially created by Young for his child before he realized he had something he could potentially turn into a children’s book. It first aired on 1 November 1982. The series, which will consist of 26 half-hour episodes, was pitched at trade shows in Autumn 2014, with the hope of a television broadcast in the United Kingdom in 2016. 2 1. Young was determined to keep SuperTed Welsh, as he wanted to help create local jobs and prove that places outside London had talent. Voice However, Texas Pete, Bulk and Skeleton are also using the area as a hideout after robbing a bank. Personality SuperTed stands out among the pantheon of classic ’80s cartoons with its heartwarming attitude and genuine care. He sometimes falls out with Spotty, such as the time he complained that he was always rescuing Spotty, once he even had to save him from traffic because he didn't listen or look both ways. The character was created by Mike Young in 1978 for his son to help him overcome his fear of darkness. Just after his first book was published, his wife suggested he should produce a stuffed toy version of SuperTed, which was done in 1980. Overview; Aliases; Tags; Details; Edit; Relationships. SuperTed and Spotty go to East Africa to stop Texas Pete, Bulk and Skeleton from stealing bones from the elephant's graveyard. Usually, instead of the normal theme most people hear, sometimes the sound editors and music composers of the time create a variation of the opening/closing themes used only once or a few times. SuperTed and Spotty must thwart Texas Pete's plan to take over a freighter carrying a special consignment of nuts for the planet Polly. A boy is kidnapped by Texas Pete on his visit to the funfair. In the heart of Africa, Texas Pete, Bulk and Skeleton go to steal gold inside a mine. According to Mike Young, there will be a nod to changing times and political correctness but not at the expense of 'the charm of the original'. The track has two versions, which have both been used as background music in some episodes. Created by Dave Edwards, Mike Young. It's ending theme song still kicks ass! Texas Pete, Bulk, and Skeleton plan to rob a bank in Hong Kong, using Hong Kong's old secret passageways, but Bulk blows open the wall into a restaurant... where SuperTed and Spotty Man are having dinner. Texas Pete steals a crystal ball from a couple of gypsies and uses it to read other people's fortunes for his own wealth... and forecast doom for SuperTed. According to Mike Young, there will be a nod to changing times and political correctness but not at the expense of 'the charm of the original'. Meaning to "Theme Tune" song lyrics (3 meanings) Gamertown March 1, 2020-23:55 +1. SuperTed is an animated television series, created by Welsh writer and animator Mike Young. In July 2014, Mike Young told the Radio Times that plans were apaw (OK, afoot) to bring back SuperTed for 26 half-hour episodes, which he hoped would be picked up for broadcast in 2016. He stated, "In SuperTed, we had a gun-slinging cowboy, a flamboyantly gay skeleton and a fat guy who had jokes made about his weight. Collins Sons and Co Ltd in 1990. This is a story about an ordinary Teddy bear. Sorry if folks know, but you're going back to jail where you belong. Eb C Superted, Superted! [Texas Pete blows raspberries at Sparky in the bubble.] Isn't that crazy. Details His early attempts were unsuccessful, until he made some adjustments with the help of a local printer was finally able to get his stories published. 0. When he was made, they found something wrong with him and threw him away like a piece of rubbish into an old dark storeroom. superted was about a teddy that got rejected from the shop and he was transformed with a simple word (i will tell you later) and became a superteddy (aka superted).his adventures were always wacky and trying to deafeate the evil bogrolls. SuperTed's Bumper Video is a UK VHS release by Tempo Video Children's Stories in 2nd April 1990. The story follows an ordinary teddy bear who, upon his creation at a toy factory, was deemed defective and thrown away into an old dark storeroom. In the pilot episode of the series, SuperTed and Spotty go to find the lost Temple of the Incas, but Texas Pete, Bulk and Skeleton plan to beat them to it. Superted Theme: Reviews Add Review [r8860649] Release. Dislikes Texas Pete, Bulk, Skeleton, Bubbles the Clown ""Rocketing Raspberries! Brave, caring, helpful SuperTed was created by author Mike Young in the 70s. As SuperTed and Spotty travel across the world, and sometimes even space, to help others in need, they find themselves up against the nefarious and greedy cowboy, Texas Pete, and his two henchmen; the overweight and bumbling Bulk and the cowardly and effeminate Skeleton, as he seeks to either rule the world or increase his own wealth. ""Bubbling Blancmange! SuperTed's popularity even led to the production of a line of vitamin supplements for children.. . Derek Griffiths. Given special powers by Mother Nature, Superted and his close companian Spotty spend their time fighting crime and usually coming up against the evil Texas Pete and his … A museum in the Middle East wishes to display the Cosmic Dust that Spotty Man uses, but SuperTed thinks it could be dangerous and his fears prove correct when Texas Pete and his cronies plan to steal the Cosmic Dust from the museum. Melvyn Hayes reprised his role but other parts were taken by other actors. Originally created by Young as a series of stories to help his son overcome his fear of the dark, SuperTed became a popular series of books and led to an animated series produced from 1982 to 1985. This page was last edited on 24 December 2020, at 01:26. With Rene Auberjonois, George Ball, Earl Boen, Danny Cooksey. It is also worth noting that there were over a hundred SuperTed books released which really proves its popularity. He doesn't have to wear a spacesuit or helmet in space. SuperTed should be back on our screens 'by the end of the year'. SuperTed proceeds during the animation to teach Spotty the right way to cross the road, including not running, not standing behind vehicles, etc.  In February 2016 Mike Young announced SuperTed would return towards the end of 2016, but admitted "SuperTed and his rivals Texas Pete, Bulk and Skeleton may have to change their ways to fit in with the expectations of a modern audience.". SUPERTED AND THE MAGIC WORD PART 1 - Texas Pete thinks of a very clever way of …  An American-produced series, The Further Adventures of SuperTed, was produced by Hanna Barbera in 1989.  Later Young decided to put the stories into book form, originally as a bear from the woods who was also afraid of the dark, until one day Mother Nature gave him a magic word which gives him superpowers and transforms him into SuperTed. He then warns the viewer: "Remember, I can't be there to save you, especially on the planet Earth". In the mountains of Wales, SuperTed and Spotty must stop Texas Pete and his cronies from stealing the eggs of a rare bird known as the Giant Red Kite. SuperTed And The City Of The Dead There have not yet been any votes for "SuperTed And The City Of The Dead". However, Skeleton and Bulk steal it to drive it to the bank where Texas Pete is, robbing it. SuperTed and Spotty travel to the ancient city in Egypt of the dead to find an archaeologist who has gone missing. His first ever appearance was in the Original Adventures of Superted episode: SuperTed and the Inca Treasure. SuperTed and Spotty's skiing holiday in the Alps is interrupted by Texas Pete's plan to steal a train carrying a cargo of chocolate. Whilst searching for a birthday present for Spotty, SuperTed discovers that Texas Pete and his cronies are planning to rob the biggest toy shop in the world. SuperTed (closing theme) ~ Song. Superted: Ahhhh! SuperTed is a British superhero animated television series about an anthropomorphic teddy bear with superpowers, created by Welsh writer and animator Mike Young. SuperTed, on his way back, encounters a crash and soon is drifting away into space with no memory. Welcome to The Further Adventures of SuperTed guide at TV Tome. Whenever trouble arises, SuperTed whispers his "secret magic word" and transforms into a superhero adorned with a red suit, cape and rocket boots. The film, commissioned by the Central Office of Information, was entitled "Super Safe with SuperTed", and featured the three characters being flown to Earth by SuperTed, in order to teach Spotty how to cross the road safely after he nearly gets killed by recklessly rushing across the road on the planet Spot (his home), to talk to his sister. His adventures proved so popular that 100 books were published and a television series was produced by Siriol Productions. SuperTed's holiday on the friendly Planet Spot is interrupted when Texas Pete's rocket crash-lands on the planet. As Young was determined to keep SuperTed Welsh, he entered into partnership with S4C (the newly formed Welsh television channel) in 1981 who approached him about producing an animated series of SuperTed. https://superted.fandom.com/wiki/SuperTed?oldid=5555. "SuperTed and Trouble in Space – Episode 1". Here is a list of ones I know. While investigating a strange light, a girl is captured by Texas Pete, who is smuggling weapons into North Wales via a submarine in a cavern, forcing SuperTed and Spotty to put their beach holiday on hold. After rescuing a beached blue whale in Wales, SuperTed and Spotty Man aid the whale in saving its family from a whaling boat piloted by none other than Texas Pete. But soon SuperTed and Spotty Man come to rescue as usual. Texas Pete, Bulk, and Skeleton capture a gorilla while in Africa, but when SuperTed and Spotty Man come to the rescue, Bulk unknowingly plays a part in helping the now captive gorilla. Bulk tells the story of how he first met Texas Pete in jail and how they escaped and entered the tomb of Skeleton. SUPERTED AND THE MAGIC WORD PART 1 - Texas Pete thinks of a very clever way of … Thus SuperTed was born. SuperTed's Bumper Video is a UK VHS release by Tempo Video Children's Stories in 2nd April 1990. Finally, once SuperTed gets the call for help, he'll say his magic word... and Bulk will be listening. Originally created by Young as a series of stories to help his son overcome his fear of the dark, SuperTed became a popular series of books and led to an animated series produced from 1983 to 1986. It features eight stories from season 3 of SuperTed 1 Episodes 2 Notes 3 Trivia 4 Goofs SuperTed and Mother Nature SuperTed and the Magic Word- Part 1 SuperTed and the Magic Word- Part 2 SuperTed and the Pothole Rescue SuperTed Kicks Up The Dust SuperTed and the Whales SuperTed and the … By chance, he is discovered by Spotty, a visiting alien from the Planet Spot, who decides to bring the bear to life using his cosmic dust. On his way to Planet Earth to see SuperTed, Spotty's rocket breaks down and he crash-lands in North America where he befriends a Red Indian. In July 2014, SuperTed co-creator Mike Young announced that he was developing a brand new series of SuperTed with Abbey Home Media. Tex's evil schemes, Spotty getting into trouble, people in danger Superted was no ordinary teddy bear! And all these things you just wouldn't do today. SuperTed Closing Tune (Alternative Music) (Series 1) - YouTube On Earth, he lives in a tree house, which is in the middle of the Amazonian jungle. Marketplace 0. Unlike the books, the television series was written by Robin Lyons and director Dave Edwards, who were also Directors of Siriol Animation, and between 1983 and 1986, three series were made: This series consisted of 12 episodes, as listed below. Before long, SuperTed and Spotty Man discover this and try to catch him. Chorus 1: Fmaj7 Dm7 Cmaj7 When his cape is spread, he's Superted, Bbmaj7 Dm7 G7 Superted, Super-ted! SuperTed along with Spotty fights against the evil forces of Texas Pete, Bulk and Skeleton. 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